Islamic state kills 140 fleeing civilians in Mosul

It was also reported by Reuters that in the Old City district more than 40 civilians were killed trying to escape, according to a resident of the Farouq district. Lise Grande, the United Nation's representative to the Assistance Mission in Iraq, de... More..

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Colombia ends search for flood survivors; death toll at 314
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Colombia ends search for flood survivors; death toll at 314

The probe will look into whether authorities properly enforced building regulations and planned for such natural calamities, the BBC reported. "This is not about punishment it's about prevention", said nation...More..

US Considers Putting Nukes in South Korea
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

US Considers Putting Nukes in South Korea

The rapid advancement of the North Korean nuclear program has put the US under increasing pressure in recent months. But if that fails, and North Korea continues its development of nuclear weapons, there are ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Skirmishes in Johannesburg against Zuma

Before the march, human chains were formed on the roadside in areas such as Muizenberg, Rondebosch, Diep River, Fish Hoek, Woodstock, Sea Point and the city centre. He also got the making of a major decision-ma...More..

As Nunes steps aside, Gowdy takes leadership role in Russian Federation probe
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

As Nunes steps aside, Gowdy takes leadership role in Russian Federation probe

Nunes said in his statement that he has requested to speak to the House Ethics Committee "at the earliest possible opportunity in order to expedite the dismissal of these false claims". The president spoke to...More..

Piscotty exits game with head contusion in 2-1 loss to Chicago
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Piscotty exits game with head contusion in 2-1 loss to Chicago

As part of the tests the Cardinals' medical staff gave him, Piscotty had to recount who he was, where he was, and who the team was playing. In the bottom of the seventh inning, he smacked a ball to deep center ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Nicola Sturgeon praises Hillary Clinton before getting selfie with her

Unfortunately, a homogeneous group of white men is making major healthcare decisions for women, but hopefully, it won't be that way forever-not if Clinton has anything to say about that. "Nothing in politics in...More..

USA beats Canada 3-2 in overtime to capture women's hockey gold
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

USA beats Canada 3-2 in overtime to capture women's hockey gold

Any questions about how they would perform under that spotlight were quickly answered. A few more penalties to Canada upped the stress level for Canadian fans, including one with two and a half minutes left o...More..

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Arrest Made in Connection to Stockholm Attack

According to The Telegraph , a man was arrested after confessing to carrying out the attack. "Sweden has been attacked", Lofven said. The man was detained in a northern Stockholm suburb on Friday and lat...More..

U.S. Launches Military Strike Against Syria in Response to Chemical Attack
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

U.S. Launches Military Strike Against Syria in Response to Chemical Attack

The S-400 Triumph missile system and the Pantsir complex, which is a short to medium range surface-to-air missile and anti-aircraft artillery weapon system, are ensuring the protection of Russia's Air Force at ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Plans To Roll Back Decades Of Police Reform

On Monday, the Department of Justice (DOJ) filed a motion requesting a 90-day pause to " review and assess " a proposed agreement, called a consent decree , to reform the Baltimore PD. "The hate crimes amend...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

In Iraq, Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, upbeat on Mosul

Speaking after lengthy battlefield reports from two Iraqi generals, Kushner sounded upbeat about the campaign and said the partnership between United States and Iraqi troops was "very impressive". In keeping ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Australia assesses damage as Tropical Cyclone Debbie makes landfall

While it is too early to gauge the extent of the damage, insurers are anticipating thousands of claims, the ICA said. 'Especially to all those people who have been working so hard overnight here'. Debbie is a...More..

Griezmann to lead Atletico against Real Madrid in derby
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Griezmann to lead Atletico against Real Madrid in derby

But Antoine Griezmann is undoubtedly the biggest name in the Atletico Madrid ranks and any request from him simply wasn't going to be turned down by the club's brass. He also contributed to its 4-0 rout of Ma...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Midland Congressman Mike Conaway in Charge of Russia Investigation

EWING: Well, he says he's been made the subject of a complaint in the House Ethics Committee, specifically that he may have released classified information as he was talking about this information he learned ab...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Oil Surges After U.S. Strike Against Syria Roils Global Markets

The February figure was cut to 219,000 jobs added from 235,000, while January was decreased to 216,000 from 238,000. Job growth likely slowed in March after unseasonably mild weather boosted hiring over the pri...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Russian Federation identifies Saint Petersburg bomber

Petersburg sullen and withdrawn. Officials said they were treating the blast as an act of terrorism, but there was no official confirmation of any link to Islamist radicals. A spokesman for the Kyrgyz secur...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

EU Expands North Korea Sanctions After Missile Tests

North Korea's nuclear prowess has certainly upped significantly over the past few years. North Korea carried out two nuclear tests previous year. However, the US intelligence bureaus such as the Honolulu-base...More..

Trump presented with plan to place nukes in South Korea
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Trump presented with plan to place nukes in South Korea

U.S. officials are hoping the Chinese leaders will convince their ally - through sanctions or diplomacy - to back off. It followed ballistic missile tests in February and March, as the isolated country defies U...More..

Jordan's King welcomes Trump engagement in Israel-Palestine peace
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Jordan's King welcomes Trump engagement in Israel-Palestine peace

A two-state solution - the idea of Israel and Palestine living side-by-side and at peace - has been the bedrock of USA diplomacy for the past two decades. It will be a shorter fight than a lot of people are thi...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

The Front is spreading: why Marine Le Pen could still win

Below from the left: Jean Lassalle, Jacques Cheminade, Francois Asselineau. Imagine if Americans elected a president who was neither Democrat nor Republican. Socialist Party candidate Benoit Hamon, unlikely to ...More..

Neil Gorsuch Confirmation: Senate Republicans Trigger 'Nuclear Option'
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Neil Gorsuch Confirmation: Senate Republicans Trigger 'Nuclear Option'

The vote to confirm the nomination is expected on Friday evening. On Thursday, the Senate voted 55-45 to successfully block Judge Neil Gorsuch, denying Republicans the 60 votes they needed to move forward. Ga...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Saint Petersburg metro driver hailed as hero after blast

Israel has offered Russia assistance in the fight against terrorism following the St. Petersburg metro attack, Israeli Ambassador to Russia Gary Koren told TASS on Wednesday. They said Djalilov flew back ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Misogyny 'played role' in election loss: Hillary

Asked why a majority of white women would vote for a Republican who boasted of assaulting women, Clinton admitted, "I don't know that there is one answer". "As a person, I'm OK". Nearly four months after her ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Charlie Crist, Kathy Castor want Congress consulted on military force in Syria

Pelosi has long advocated for Congress to pass a new authorization for use of military force (AUMF) in light of the ongoing US military actions in Syria and other Middle Eastern hotspots. We can not and should ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

North Korean missile test ended in fiery crash, US says

Sinpo is the port location often associated with North Korea's submarine-launched ballistic missiles, but it is unlikely the projectile was an SLBM because it was sacked from land. Many weapons experts say the ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

What To Expect From Trump's Meeting With Chinese President

Last week, the president predicted in a tweet that his meeting with Mr Xi would be " very difficult ". Xi said cooperation is the only right choice for China and the U.S. "Western countries and the US hav...More..

Russian military says Syrian air defences to be 'strengthened'
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Russian military says Syrian air defences to be 'strengthened'

Western countries have blamed Syrian President Bashar Assad's armed forces for Tuesday's attack in the town of Khan Sheikhoun. The Syrian government has denied it was behind the gassing. For North Korea, it w...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Senate confirms Neil Gorsuch as Supreme Court justice

Later that day, there'll be a public event at the White House where Gorsuch, 49, will take a judicial oath with Justice Anthony Kennedy. And indeed, liberal activists have pressed Democratic senators hard o...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Sweden PM: Truck crash into Stockholm store is terror attack

Live television footage showed smoke coming out of the upscale Ahlens department store on the city's pedestrian Drottninggatan Street, which the truck smashed into. The incident killed five people, while Masood...More..

Mike Flynn Hid Russian State Media Payments from the U.S. Government
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Mike Flynn Hid Russian State Media Payments from the U.S. Government

House Intelligence Committee member and California Democrat Adam Schiff acknowledged the unusual nature of the request. The documents released last month by House Democrats include a paycheck from Leading Aut...More..

North Carolina takes the trophy, and the refs take the blame
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

North Carolina takes the trophy, and the refs take the blame

The Tar Heels coach has been critical of President Trump and spoke out against him during the ACC Tournament. But so is the fact that the NCAA's officials are part-time employees making calls that will sway a g...More..

Anti-Zuma protesters make their voices heard around SA
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Anti-Zuma protesters make their voices heard around SA

Demonstrations are taking place in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Pretoria, following last month's cabinet reshuffle, in which the president fired nine members of his cabinet including, Finance Minister Pravin Go...More..

Russian UN envoy accuses United States of violating intl law in Syria
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Russian UN envoy accuses United States of violating intl law in Syria

Russian Federation has promised to strengthen Syria's anti-aircraft defences. The Syrian military said at least 7 people were killed and several were wounded in the strikes on the air base. They say they're ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

White House financial disclosures: What the reports show about the Trump administration

The White House disclosed Gary Cohn , former Goldman Sachs president and now head of the White House National Economic Council, had assets worth at least $230 million, but possibly much more. Ivanka Trump ...More..